ST. GEORGE’S - IN - THE - PINES ANGLICAN CHURCH
406 BUFFALO STREET - 1889-1926
This local landmark has had many distinguished guest. In 1897, the Duke and Duchess of York attended services here. In 1901, the future Queen Mary worshipped here, followed by Edward, Prince of Wales in 1926. In May 1939, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth attended services with Prime Minister W.L. Mackenzie King. Their Majesties presented the church with sterling silver altar candlesticks as a memento. Lord and Lady Alexander of Tunis worshipped here in 1951, followed by the Archbishop of Canterbury in 1954. The first Vicar of the church was Rev. F.G. Christmas.